Bills Referred Today for 4/11/2013



April 11, 2013

Committee referral on the following:

SB 1887 Carona

Relating to excellence funding for health-related institutions of higher education.


SB 1888 Hinojosa

Relating to the creation of a county court at law in Jim Wells County.


HB 243 Menéndez

Relating to the authority of a community center that provides mental health or mental retardation services to sell certain real property of the center.

Health & Human Services

HB 424 Burkett/ Sheets/ Fletcher

Relating to the sex offender status of a person who becomes a resident of certain group home facilities.

Health & Human Services

HB 442 Muñoz, Jr./ Guillen/ Canales/ Guerra

Relating to the recognition of a portion of U.S. Highway 83 as a memorial to Trooper Eduardo Chavez.


HB 634 Farias/ Lucio III

Relating to the verification of an inmate's veteran status by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice.

Criminal Justice

HB 680 Burkett/ Bohac/ Fletcher/ Deshotel/ Workman/ et al.

Relating to provisions in the dedicatory instruments of property owners' associations regarding display of flags.

Intergovernmental Relations

HB 695 Phillips/ Branch

Relating to funding state highway markers.


HB 736 Farias

Relating to the composition of the housing and health services coordination council.

Health & Human Services

HB 757 Pickett/ Moody/ Guillen

Relating to the eligibility requirements for occupational licenses issued to applicants with military experience and to military spouses.

Veteran Affairs & Military Installations

HB 1097 Sheets

Relating to the definition of a construction or maintenance work zone on a highway or street.


HB 1648 Raymond

Relating to the confidentiality of certain information held by the Department of Family and Protective Services.

Health & Human Services